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Torah: The Basics

The Torah is the foundation of our Jewish beliefs and religious practice. It is sometimes known as the Old Testament, but that is a Christian term, we call it the Torah. It is part of the Jewish Bible. The Jewish Bible contains some other books as well. The Torah contains the five Books of Moses:… Continue reading Torah: The Basics

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Rosh Hashanah: The Basics

It’s Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.  It is a time of celebration and reflection.  I’m here to give you all the basics, so that you can feel all caught up on the holiday and know how to respond when someone says “Shana Tova”. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duISVG_SoiI&t=46s . What is it? Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New… Continue reading Rosh Hashanah: The Basics

Passover

50 Things Kids Can Do For Passover

I want my kids to love all Jewish holidays, but I definitely know that some are more accessible than others. Planning for the Week Think of fun Passover snacks Learn about how matzo is made Watch a Passover cartoon Make a shopping list Help find all the items in the grocery store Put the new… Continue reading 50 Things Kids Can Do For Passover

Passover

Passover Seder Table List

I love hosting events, but I can only do it by making lots of lists.  I always make a menu, grocery list, prep list, and for our Passover seder, a table list.  There are so many details to a seder.  I hope that by sharing my list I can make your seder a bit easier.… Continue reading Passover Seder Table List